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Placer County resident publishes memoirs of Peace Corps Duty Written Home from Caribbean Island of Dominica in the Early 1990s
Wednesday Jul 29 2015
Mary Ann Bachman Kollenberg, who has roots in Lincoln and lived in other Placer County cities, recently self-published letters she wrote during her Peace Corps duty in the early 19 ...
Media Life: Saint Motel on NBC’s “Today” for “Paper Towns” soundtrack
Friday Jul 24 2015
Placer High grad Greg Erwin and his Saint Motel bandmates’ profile keeps on rising, most notably this week with an appearance this Tuesday on NBC’s “Today” ...
Local poet William O'Daly inspired by works of Pablo Neruda
Friday Jul 17 2015
In high school, William O’Daly was very much into political science. “Anything that could explain to me the meaning of community, how they work, what matters to the p ...
Media Life: Of Weimar TB cemetery, Star Wars, Constable Jack’s
Friday Jul 17 2015
A massive effort since 2012 to document the 1,000-plus graves at what was once the Weimar Sanatorium for tuberculosis sufferers has yielded a book that should provide some good rea ...
Media Life: KCRA recognized for coverage in sheriff’s deputy slayings
Friday Jun 26 2015
KCRA 3 has been honored with a national award for its coverage of the October shootings of two peace officers that started with a death in Sacramento and ended with the loss of Pla ...
Crime spree inspires novel
Friday Jun 19 2015
Duane Wilson remembers when they called it “shell shock.” He watched his uncle return from World War II emotionally scarred, but never treated for it. As a criminology ...
Media Life: Auburn sculptor creates Capitol’s new Reagan statue
Friday Jun 19 2015
A labor of love for many, a bronze statue of California Gov. Ronald Reagan – and, oh yes, a U.S. president as well – will be unveiled at the Capitol in Sacramento on Mo ...
Mick Martin to “rock” Loomis for blues festival June 27
Thursday Jun 18 2015
Bring your folding chairs, your appetite for barbecue and your kids to the Blues, Burgers, and Brew festival—one of the biggest family-friendly outdoor events to happen in Lo ...
Media Life: Of a Hitchcock blonde, great nails, Vietnam and Placer County
Friday Jun 12 2015
The BBC featured it. The New York Times wrote about it. And a well-received short film “Happy Hands” gave it the human element. The story that has emerged in recent ye ...
Media Life: Movie, book part of 1930s Auburn Airport hangar legacy
Friday Jun 05 2015
Kindopp? Kindopp? Kindopp? The name seemed familiar. And a serendipitous inquiry from a reader provided the answer. The reader wanted to get in touch with the subject of an Octo ...
Media Life: Ex-Auburnite’s Saint Motel in media feeding frenzy
Friday May 29 2015
Drummer Greg Erwin and his band Saint Motel continue on a roll that started less than a year ago with signings to major record labels Parlophone and Elektra in Europe and the U.S., ...
Congressional Gold Medal glow shines on Auburn fighter ace
Thursday May 28 2015
Honors – collectively as well as singly – continue to come Auburn’s air ace Bud Anderson’s way. Anderson, who was designated a triple ace for credit to sho ...
Violinist goes back to where it all began
Tuesday May 26 2015
As a fourth grader, Zoe Schlussel never would have picked up a violin if she didn’t have to. But as a student in a Waldorf school, tradition dictates that at that age you stu ...
Media Life: ‘D-Train’ movie has Colfax, Placer connection
Friday May 22 2015
Colfax High School class of ’96 grad Matthew Medlin’s latest credit in Hollywood’s film industry is a notable one. He’s a unit production manager and line p ...
Friday May 15 2015
Talk about a power nap. Krystyna McKnight took hers at the highest point in the contiguous United States. Sure it was just a “15-minute snooze” in her words, but at 14, ...
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